We are BBQ enthusiasts and competitors that aim to share information, advice, tips, and tales about our favorite pass-time.

Our mission is to ignite the passion of cooks everywhere-from amateur to pro-to continue to exceed their own expectations on their journey to Master the Pit!

Anthony Lujan

Anthony Lujan the head cook of Smoke Ain’t No Joke Bbq Team. 2 Time Grand Champion, 1 Reserve Grand Champion, and numerous top 10 calls in Chicken, Ribs, Pork, and Brisket.


Rusty Monson

Rusty Monson is the head cook of Salt City Barbecue competition team.  The team has one been competing for 1 year and have 3 RGCs and multiple top ten calls.